Er. Kireet Kumar | GBPNIHE

Er. Kireet Kumar

Scientist G

Centre Head:Centre for Land and Water Resource Management

Contact: (0592) 241041(O) Extension :39

Area of Specialization

Environmental Engineering


Water Resource Management


  • B.E.(Civil Engineering) from Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh in 1984.
  • M.Tech.(Environmental Engg.) I.I.T., Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh in 1986.


Land & Water Management in Mountain Context

Glacier Studies, Global Climate Change

Land Mapping, Soil & Water Conservation

Water quality management, Land Management, Land Hazards

Work Experience


R&D on water & land related issues in Himalaya

G.B. Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment

Feb, 1991-Till Date

Asstt. Environmental Engineer

Development of Environmental Quality Standards/ EIA reports

Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi

July, 1987-Feb, 1991

Asstt. Engineer

Design of water and wastewater management systems

K.D.A., Kanpur

July, 1986-June, 1987

Countries Visited

    China    Japan    Mexico    Nepal    Pakistan   

Awards / Recognition


Fellow from India Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) International, UK

Academic Supervision

  • Status
  • Completed
  • Ongoing
  • Doctoral
  • 1
  • -
  • Post Graduation
  • M.Tech
  • 2
  • -
  • Bachelor
  • 2
  • -
  • Industrial Training
  • 2
  • -

Research Interests

Broad Subject Area Specialization Sector
Environmental Engineering Environmental Hydrology, Glaciology Glacial Water and Climate Change
Watershed Process & Management Water Resources Management Water Supply Management
Surveying GPS Surveys Land Management


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Extra curricular activities

  • Hobbies:    Exploring new areas/ Sites, Reading etc.
  • Sports:       Cricket, Table Tennis.

Er. Kireet Kumar